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LAR202: India on the Eve of Independence, 1945 (Reacting to the Past): Finding Books


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Finding Books

Try searching these subject headings to find books - both print and online - in the Doane Library Catalog by entering su: BEFORE the subject heading (e.g., su: India History Partition, 1947):

  • India Politics and government 1919-1947.
  • India History 1947-
  • India History Partition, 1947.
  • Social classes India History 20th century.
  • Working class India History 20th century
  • Dalits Social conditions.
  • Dalits India Politics and government.
  • Dalits Economic conditions.
  • Middle class India History.
  • Caste-based discrimination India.

Other subject headings that may lead you to books on your topic may be found in the Library of Congress Subject Headings guide. Ask a librarian where this is located.


If you want to only see the ebooks in the library's collections use the link below. To find ebooks along with anything the library has in print search through the library's catalog. 

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Interlibrary loan requests

Use our interlibrary loan (ILL) form to request resources from other libraries around the nation:

Perkins Library ILL Request